Food Active (@food_active )

Food Active

Bio 📢 Food Active is a programme of work advocating for action to promote healthy weight, regionally and nationally. Sign up for news: bit.ly/33hb5CO
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Account created 27-09-2013 12:52:01
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Twitter Web App : Its been a busy and turbulent few weeks campaigning for funding for #freeschoolmeals over half-term...

Get fully up to speed by checking out Barbara Crowthers, (co-ordinator of Childrens Food Campaign) guest blog: Hunger doesnt respect term time dates.

👉 bit.ly/2AeG8Fb

Twitter Web App : Our latest bulletin is now live! Featuring:

🍴 Position Statement: Children living in food poverty
🍟Blog: The inevitable return of #fastfood Britain
✍️Guest blogs from jackiefloyd & Childrens Food Campaign
🗞️Roundup of the latest news, webinars and more!

🔗bit.ly/2B4pPLu

Twitter Web App : Our latest bulletin is now live! Featuring:

🍴 Position Statement: Children living in food poverty
🍟Blog: The inevitable return of #fastfood Britain
✍️Guest blogs from jackiefloyd & Childrens Food Campaign
🗞️Roundup of the latest news, webinars and more!

🔗bit.ly/2B4pPLu

Twitter Web App : This really shows what we can achieve when we all campaign together. After a U-turn by the Government, the Schools Minister has now confirmed that they will extend FSM over May half-term. Read Christinas statement here: bit.ly/FSM-Over-Half-…
#SaveOurLunches #HalfTerm

Twitter Web App : SPREAD THE NEWS! Department for Education finally confirmed it WILL fund free school meal vouchers during this half-term. A bit late, but THANK YOU to every MP, every organisation, everyone who signed the petition. Lets keep up pressure for summer holidays too! schoolsweek.co.uk/dfe-u-turn-on-…

Twitter Web App : Just in from Chile: marketing restrictions cut prevalence of TV ads for foods high in energy, saturated fats, sugars, sodium from 41.9% to 14.8% AJPH
ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/abs/10.210…

Twitter Web App : EXPOSED: 10 ways the food industry has been exploiting the #COVID19 #lockdown & manipulating us all, in the name of flogging #junkfood >> latest blog from @childrensfood & Fran Bernhardt 👇👇

sustainweb.org/blogs/may20_ju… #AdEnough

Twitter Web App : 📆THIS Thurs, May 28 @ 9:30am, join IFPRI & A4NH_CGIAR for #IFPRIPolicySeminar, No backsliding: How can we re-orient #foodsystems & #healthsystems to protect #nutrition & #healthydiets in the context of #COVID19

Register 👉 bit.ly/Re-OrientCOVID… 🙂

City, University of London CGIAR

Twitter Web App : The inevitable return of fast food Britain - but did it ever really go away?🍔🍟

In our latest blog we explore the hysteria that followed the reopening of our fast food favourites - and the role marketing plays in drumming up all the excitement.

🔗 bit.ly/2M0isXW

Twitter Web App : Don't miss out on our FREE WEBINAR - 11am Wed 27th. We’ll be exploring our most recent YouGov data & the changing picture of food insecurity under lockdown, examining which groups are most at risk & who's getting the support they need. Register now > bit.ly/2zmy6du

Twitter Web Client : '10 ways industry is flogging us junk food through lockdown'

From reinforcing the #StayAtHome message to keeping the kids busy at home and beyond - marketers have been busy during the lockdown keeping junk food in the mind of the public. sustainweb.org/blogs/may20_ju…

Twitter Web App : The inevitable return of fast food Britain - but did it ever really go away?🍔🍟

In our latest blog we explore the hysteria that followed the reopening of our fast food favourites - and the role marketing plays in drumming up all the excitement.

🔗 bit.ly/2M0isXW

Twitter Web App : Whats that HARIBO UK? Youre asking the public to remake your advert for ITVs #PeoplesAdBreak on Saturday, so a million lockdown kids watching during @BritainsGotTalent will see? Sure thing!

#AdEnough #AdHack #JunkFoodAds #Subvertising

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Twitter Web App : If you dont like whats being said, change the conversation.

Many food companies are following Don Drapers advice to change the conversation to keep the spotlight on junk food during the pandemic. 🍨🍫🍕

Read our blog here: bit.ly/2W97JQQ

Twitter Web App : Check out this fantastic blog and thread from the Obesity Health Alliance providing concrete examples of how food companies are keeping unhealthy food in the spotlight during the lockdown 👇👇 twitter.com/OHA_updates/st…